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Bo knows potatoes, as Jackson is seen here peeling them in his kitchen on June 16, 2003. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

GALLERY: Athletes in Their Kitchens

Bo knows potatoes, as Jackson is seen here peeling them in his kitchen on June 16, 2003. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
GALLERY: Athletes in Their Kitchens

Bo Jackson shakes hands with former U.S. President Ronald Reagan after Jackson won the 1989 All-Star Game MVP award. Jackson celebrates his 50th birthday on Friday. (V.J. Lovero/SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Bo Jackson

Bo Jackson shakes hands with former U.S. President Ronald Reagan after Jackson won the 1989 All-Star Game MVP award. Jackson celebrates his 50th birthday on Friday. (V.J. Lovero/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Bo Jackson

Chicago White Sox outfielder Bo Jackson takes batting practice from coach Tommy Thompson at the team’s spring training facility in Sarasota, Fla. in Feb. 1992. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

SI VAULT: Bo becoming baseball’s most exciting player (6.12.89)

Chicago White Sox outfielder Bo Jackson takes batting practice from coach Tommy Thompson at the team’s spring training facility in Sarasota, Fla. in Feb. 1992. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
SI VAULT: Bo becoming baseball’s most exciting player (6.12.89)

Royals outfielder Bo Jackson meets Ronald Reagan before the 1989 All-Star game. (VJ Lovero/SI)

GALLERY: Ronald Reagan and Sports 

Royals outfielder Bo Jackson meets Ronald Reagan before the 1989 All-Star game. (VJ Lovero/SI)
GALLERY: Ronald Reagan and Sports 

Bo Jackson dances during the taping of a Nike commercial in June 1991. A the time, Jackson was recovering from hip surgery that eventually cut his NFL and MLB careers short. (AP Photo)

GALLERY: Two-Sport Athletes

Bo Jackson dances during the taping of a Nike commercial in June 1991. A the time, Jackson was recovering from hip surgery that eventually cut his NFL and MLB careers short. (AP Photo)
GALLERY: Two-Sport Athletes

Happy 49th birthday Bo Jackson. In this photo, the Raiders running back runs free from Broncos defenders Ricky Hunley and Jim Ryan during a 1987 game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. (AP Photo/Bob Galbraith)

SI VAULT: Bo is a legend in Alabama and this season’s Heisman leader (9.5.84)

Happy 49th birthday Bo Jackson. In this photo, the Raiders running back runs free from Broncos defenders Ricky Hunley and Jim Ryan during a 1987 game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.  (AP Photo/Bob  Galbraith)
SI VAULT: Bo is a legend in Alabama and this season’s Heisman leader (9.5.84)

Royals outfielder Bo Jackson breaks a bat over his knee after striking out during a 1990 game against the Athletics. (Brad Mangin/SI)

GALLERY: Two-Sport Athletes
SI VAULT: Bo Jackson is one of baseball’s must-see stars (6.12.89)

Royals outfielder Bo Jackson breaks a bat over his knee after striking out during a 1990 game against the Athletics. (Brad Mangin/SI)
GALLERY: Two-Sport AthletesSI VAULT: Bo Jackson is one of baseball’s must-see stars (6.12.89)

Bo Jackson and Michael Jackson play catch in the recording studio. The two-sport star stopped by for a visit in 1989, during the recording of Michael’s album Dangerous.  (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)

Bo Jackson and Michael Jackson play catch in the recording studio. The two-sport star stopped by for a visit in 1989, during the recording of Michael’s album Dangerous.  (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)